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This is strictly prohibited in accordance with international civil aviation law. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The results come after the safest year on record for civil aviation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Aviation policy is not one of them. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Unions attacked the oil companies for endangering safety with aviation fuel. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Such technology has previously been restricted to the realms of military aviation and science fiction. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The airstrip is steeped in aviation history. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There would have been no escape as more than sixty gallons of aviation fuel ignited. FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)For this is not just the last chance to possess a bit of aviation history. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The giant blamed the move on the spiralling cost of aviation fuel. The Sun (2011)Are they going to tax aviation fuel? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Some found jobs in civil aviation. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)The planes are too, in the absence of an aviation policy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The country's military aviation industry is already using the technology. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The DfT is expected to publish its new policy on aviation next year. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Producers are keeping tight-lipped over whether the winning pooch will make aviation history. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And yet the Government has no aviation policy worth the name. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But his name is a legend in yacht racing - as it is in aviation history. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The sheikh is a member of the ruling family in Qatar and has a background in the military and aviation. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That trend has resulted in the company making a commitment to build its first civil aviation helicopter in Yeovil in more than three decades. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The military aviation side is holding up for now but will not be immune to US defence cuts. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The head of civil aviation in Malaysia said yesterday it was possible that the aircraft was on the ground when the last signals were sent. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But now, aviation experts worry that we've gone too far. Christianity Today (2000)In the end, the report was stronger in its rejection of Gatwick than many aviation industry experts predicted. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If the pilots did not report any problem, an explosive or other foul play cannot be excluded, aviation experts said. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But the families of the pilots, and many aviation experts, have long argued that the ruling represented an unjust blight on two fine careers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'aviation'
British English: aviation NOUN
Aviation is the operation and production of aircraft.
...the aviation industry.
Definition of aviation from the Collins English Dictionary
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